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Our flowers today are given by Amanda Guffey in honor of the wonderful dads and father figures in our lives on this Father's Day.

If you reserve the FSH and decide not to use it, please let the office know as soon as possible.

Sunday School Classes please remember to turn your attendance sheets in to the office every week. Thank you.

The office will be closed on Wednesday, June 19th. In observance of Juneteenth.

The following items are needed for God’s Helping Hands: apple juice, canned fruit, dry milk, crackers, sugar, small cans with pop tops (for the homeless).

Worship Service for June 16, 2024

   Service of Worship

Platt Springs United Methodist Church

West Columbia, SC

June 16, 2024 – 11 A.M.

4th Sunday after Pentecost/ Father’s Day

Welcome and Announcements                       Marguerite Sterling

*Please stand as Julia Guffey brings in the light of Christ

*Choral Introit         “A Father’s Day Hymn”                    Choir

*Call to Worship                                             Marguerite Sterling

L: In a day when so many men are absent, we cherish the love of our fathers.

P: Thank God for fathers who comfort and encourage.

L: Thank God for fathers who build character and inspire us to greatness.

P: Thank God for fathers who teach morality and model decency.

L: Thank God for fathers who lovingly convince boys to become men.

P: Thank God for brave fathers who have the courage to resist being absent.

All: Lord, on this Father's Day, may we encourage more men in our community to pick up the mantle of fatherhood!

*Hymn      “All Hail the Power of Jesus Name”        UMH # 154

Old Testament     Deuteronomy 1:   29-31     Adriana McMurphy

Pastoral Prayer      (followed by the Lord’s Prayer)

Young Disciples        “Honoring Our Fathers”

* Affirmation of Faith                                                  UMH #881                                            

*Gloria Patri             “Glory Be To the Father”                      # 70                                  

Worshipping God with Our Tithes & Offering.

Offertory:  Lift Thine Eyes (Regina Lowell, McKenzie Ouzts, Janet Hopkins)

*Doxology   Praise God, from Whom All Blessings Flow”     # 95    

* Epistle Reading          2 Corinthians 13:11-14          

Message               “A Holy Kiss”                              Pastor Debbie

*Closing Hymn    “Faith of Our Fathers”                    UMH # 710

*Benediction:  May God be gracious to you.

May God bless you. May God make his face shine upon you.

May you be strengthened with all power according to God’s glorious might. May you be filled with joy. May God give you the desire of your heart, and make all your plans succeed. Amen


Prayer List June 16, 2024

Please pray for all of our healthcare workers and first

responders and everyone who has been affected by COVID-19.


Rick and Deree Stobaugh

David Brantley

JC Hyatt

Buck Jones

Frank Basnett

Marie Thompson

Sherri Cafaro

Joan Brantley

Boykin Roseborough

Nursing Homes/Assisted Living

Lorine Crapps

Paul Mullins, Debbie Summers uncle

Bob and Jessie Sargent

Carol Crowninshield

Lucy Eden


Ashley Steele

Larry Long, father of Linda Lamb’s daughter-in-law

Kelley Edwards, friend of Sandy Cobia

Audrey and Brian Gardner

Audrey Barclay, Susan Basnett’s mother

Timothy White, Roger Kinard’s great nephew

Phil Dennis, Lavonne Roof’s brother

Lauren Goodenough, friend of Laura Hooper

Doris and Curtis Clamp

Malinda Hutcherson, Becky Cobb’s sister

Willie Busby, friend of Wanda Young

Susan Revels, Delane Reynolds’ niece

Pat Johnson, Flo Johnson’s sister-in-law

Vanessa Ready, Carole Eubank’s granddaughter

Robbie Boyd and family, Sarah Shuler’s uncle

Maryanne Lewanika friend of Bernadette Weston

Vernon Cunningham, Sandy Cobia’s brother

Praise Reports      

Cay Houck

Agnes Pittman


Parker Albrecht, Navy

Connor Crouch, Army

Zach Timmons, Marine Reserve

Steven Apgar, Army

Marshall Hannon, Navy


To keep in contact with everyone on our prayer list  we're  going to clean the names that have been here for several weeks.  If your name, or a loved one's name, has been listed here for three weeks, make sure to give  Melody at  (803)794-3415 or Grace Harper at  (803) 796-8166  a call so we'll keep them listed.  Thanks and God bless you!

PSUMC: A Great Place to Be.

Phone: 803-794-3415


3215 Platt Springs Road, West Columbia, SC 29170

Office Hours: Mon-Thur 9:00am to 1:00pm

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